Art Nouveau sterling silver dagger letter opener. Made by Shiebler, ca. 1900. Curved and tapering handle with twisted lines. Asymmetrical guard with flowers, foliage, and scrolls. Long and tapering blade. A mix of advanced and historical ornament. Fully hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: Length: 11 ¾ in. Width: 2 ½ in. Weight: 3.2 troy ounces. BK111